Agricultural Biosciences (Master of Science)

How can we secure the world's food supply? How can we preserve natural resources and mitigate the effects of climate change?

By studying Agricultural Biosciences at the TUM School of Life Sciences, you become an expert with a set of skills needed to address these and other important challenges of our time. The M.Sc. Agricultural Biosciences offers courses in biological disciplines relevant for crop and livestock production. It integrates molecular, biochemical, physiological, genetic and genomic knowledge and quantitative and computational approaches in a unique, interdisciplinary agricultural study program.

Upon graduating from the TUM study program in Agricultural Biosciences, you will be a professional in basic biological research and data science. You will be well versed in a comprehensive spectrum of methods that enables you to address and implement key innovations in agricultural biosciences.

Are you interested in enhancing your knowledge and skills for a future in the rapidly evolving field of agricultural science? Then please take a close look at our new study program!

Key Data

  • Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  • Standard Duration of Studies (Number of Semesters): 4 semesters (full time), 120 credits
  • Start of Degree Program: Winter semester
  • Language of Instruction: English (presumed language proficiency: TOEFL with at least 88 points or IELTS with at least 6.5 points)
  • Requirements: Bachelor's degree of at least six semesters awarded at a German or foreign university, or at least an equivalent degree in the field of life sciences with a focus on plant and/or animal sciences; these are in particular the study programs Agricultural Sciences, Horticultural Sciences, Life Sciences Biology und Molecular Biotechnology or comparable study programs
  • Admission Category: Aptitude assessment for Master
  • Main Locations: Freising (Greater Munich area)
  • Costs: Student Fees
  • Student/Admission Advising: agbio.wzw[at]

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